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Old September 10 2013, 09:42 PM   #22
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Re: Why are the wormhole aliens called "Prophets"?

JirinPanthosa wrote: View Post
And most of Eastern medicine has either been proven not to work or has been proven it has a physical reason why it does work. Just sayin.
Which is totally irrelevant to the point I was making, which is that different cultures have different ways of defining the spiritual and thus an alien culture -- or a human culture, for that matter -- wouldn't necessarily dismiss the divinity of a thing just because it was provably physical.

I'm sure there exist atheist Bajorans, they just weren't part of the story.
Ro Laren was one, evidently.
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